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Map accuracy standards

Information on national map accuracy standards and how the USGS maintains accuracy.

by Eastern Region Geography (Sponsor)
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 171-99
Related topics:
Cartography, Maps and atlases, Reports, Standards, Standards development
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CCM of Project Open Data JSON
ISO 19115 XML
USGS Publications Warehouse [Citation page] - [JSON]

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